The Illinois Business Alliance is calling on Governor Pritzker and the Illinois General Assembly to remove the graduated income tax amendment from the 2020 General Election ballot.

The Illinois Business Alliance's president, Jared Carl, joined the WROK Morning Show on Tuesday to explain why the graduated income tax will only add to the harm that Illinois' small businesses have been suffering since the stay-at-home orders and lockdown began.

Jared explains how the economic crisis that began with the COVID-19 pandemic is bad enough without adding in a tax that will make it even harder for suffering small businesses to survive: